Game 1
Saturday, Sept. 8 • Huntsville • 6:05 p.m. • Bowers Stadium (12,975)

No. 4 Sam Houston State (0-0, 0-0 Southland) vs Prairie View (1-1, 0-0 SWAC)
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Media: ESPN+, KSAM 101.7 FM

COVERAGE
Saturday’s game will be aired live on ESPN+ with Randy McIlvoy on play-by-play and Shea Walker providing color, while Matt Pedersen will be on the sidelines. Fans can also listen live on KSAM 101.7 FM with Kooter Roberson and E.P. Garth in the booth, and Brian Adams patrolling the sidelines.

Live stats are available to fans, in addition to live updates being provided by following @BearkatsFB on Twitter.

GAMEDAY INFORMATION AT BOWERS STADIUM
Sam Houston State will face Prairie View this Saturday for Orange Out 2018, presented by KSAM. Fans can pick up 2018 Orange Out shirts at Barefoot, Sam Houston State University Official Bookstore and BearkatGear.com. The first 500 fans will receive Stand Tall koozies courtesy of FastSigns-Conroe.

For gameday questions, contact the Athletic Ticket office at 936-294-1729 or visit www.gobearkats.com/gamedaycentral. Please be aware that umbrellas are NOT allowed inside Bowers Stadium.

TAILGATING
Tailgating is encouraged and is available in the public parking lots around Bowers Stadium. Please review the tailgating polices by clicking here.

Bearkat Alley Tailgate will open at 4:00 p.m. in the north lot of Bowers Stadium.

PARKING INFORMATION
Public parking is located across from the intramural fields and is open all day.

Reserved parking (north and west lots) next to Bowers Stadium will open at 2:00 p.m. A designated parking pass must be presented upon entering the lot where it will be marked for one-time usage. There is no exit and reentry. All parking passes are for a designated specific lot. Be sure to review the map for your location. Your pass allows for one parking space only. Please keep parking passes shown in vehicle at all times.

Please reference the Bowers Stadium Parking Map for more information on designated parking lots by clicking here.

PICK UP YOUR TICKETS
The main box office of Bowers Stadium is located on the West Side (underneath the press box). All Bowers Stadium box offices will open Saturday at 2:00 p.m.  

Will Call is located in the West Side Box Office. If you have tickets at Will Call, you may pick those up with your ID or confirmation email beginning at 2:00 p.m. If you are picking up tickets, please park in your season ticket holder reserved lot (must present parking pass to park), or if you are a single game buyer you must find a public lot and walk up to the ticket office (see parking map).  

Will Call will be open through halftime.

Tickets purchased on game day may be different prices than pre-purchased tickets. 

The SHSU team pass list is located outside the West Box Office and will open at 4:30 p.m. All guests must show an ID and sign for their ticket.

The Prairie View A&M team pass list is located at Gate 5 (South east corner of Bowers Stadium) and will open at 4:30 p.m.

BOWERS STADIUM SEATING AND GATE INFORMATION
All gates to Bowers Stadium will open at 4:30 p.m. this Saturday.

All guests may enter at the designated gates.

West side ticket holders (general admission west and reserved seating) should enter at Gates 1 through 4. East side ticket holders will enter at gates 1 or 5. Please reference the Bowers Stadium Map for more information on gate locations and your seating locations.

PROHIBITED ITEMS INSIDE BOWERS STADIUM INCLUDE
- Alcoholic beverages

- Animals (except service animals)
- Beach Balls
- Cameras (professional equipment with long telephoto lenses)
- Coolers or containers
- Explosives
- Flags, banners or poles
- Folding chairs or stools
- Food and beverages
- Ice chests
- Laser pointers
- Noisemakers of any type (i.e. bells, horns, whistles, etc)
- Personal heaters
- Umbrellas

Note: Other items not mentioned on the list may be determined prohibited at the gate as well. All bags are subject to search entering Bowers Stadium.

DIRECTIONS TO ELLIOTT T. BOWERS STADIUM
From Houston on Interstate 45
- Go north on Interstate 45

- Take Exit 113 toward Riverside/Crockett/Lake Livingston
- Continue onto TX-19 North
- Use the right lane and take the Bearkat Blvd. ramp toward US 190
- Turn left onto Bearkat Blvd.
- Continue straight on Bearkat Blvd., crossing over Sycamore Ave.
- Bowers Stadium is on the left.

From Dallas/Fort Worth on Interstate 45
- Go south on Interstate 45

- Take Exit 112 toward TX-75/Sam Houston Ave.
- Merge onto Freeway Service Road
- Turn left at bridge crossing over I-45
- Turn left onto TX-75/Sam Houston Ave.
- Turn right to merge onto TX-19
- Use the right lane and take the Bearkat Blvd. ramp toward US 190
- Turn left onto Bearkat Blvd.
- Continue straight on Bearkat Blvd., crossing over Sycamore Ave.
- Bowers Stadium is on the left.

From Livingston on Highway 190
- Coming into Huntsville, turn south on Highway 19

- Take Bearkat Blvd. exit
- Turn right onto Bearkat Blvd.
- Continue straight on Bearkat Blvd., crossing over Sycamore Ave.
- Bowers Stadium is on the left. 

From Bryan-College Station/Austin on Highway 30
- Approaching Huntsville on Hwy. 30, turn right (south) onto I-45

- Take Exit 112 toward TX-75/Sam Houston Ave.
- Merge onto Freeway Service Road
- Turn left at bridge crossing over I-45
- Turn left onto TX-75/Sam Houston Ave.
- Turn right to merge onto TX-19
- Use the right lane and take the Bearkat Blvd. ramp to US 190
- Turn left onto Bearkat Blvd.
- Continue straight on Bearkat Blvd., crossing over Sycamore Ave.
- Bowers Stadium is on the left.